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Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017
VIP Reception 6pm - 7pm | Main Event 7pm
at a Stunning Private Manor in River Oaks

2414 Inwood Dr., Houston, TX 77019

Tickets Available at the Door


Get Ready for a Night to Remember

Get ready for a night to remember as Elevate Management Group, Wade Smith and Dr. Quang & Staci Henderson team up to produce the elite event leading up to THE BIG GAME of 2017. Experience Casino Royale like never before at the exclusive Bulls & Blackjack event; a celebrity-filled poker tournament and casino soirée. Celebrities from all over the world unite to help raise funds for charities closest to their hearts.

The Inaugural Bedtime Stories event produced by Elevate Management Group; a fundraiser for the Wade Smith Foundation held in September, provides a hint of what you can expect at Bulls and Blackjack – Big Game Edition!

The 2017 Bulls & Blackjack Event is taking place at a stunning private manor in the River Oaks neighborhood – one of the most prestigious neighborhoods in Texas. Expect an over-the-top evening, bringing the sexy and luxurious experience of Casino Royale to Houston!

The evening's proceeds will go to benefit the following charities:



Bulls and Blackjack Event Hosts

Adrian Grenier

Adrian Grenier

Wade and Rita Smith

Wade and Rita Smith

Staci and Quang Henderson

Staci and Quang Henderson

Neil and Maria Bush

Neil and Maria Bush

Chris and Jennifer Myers

Chris and Jennifer Myers

 
Kevin and Caroline Walter

Kevin and Caroline Walter

Stan and Amanda Abiassi

Stan and Amanda Abiassi

Neera Patidar

Neera Patidar

Jon and Amanda Weeks

Jon and Amanda Weeks

Lane and Chita Craft

Lane and Chita Craft


Also: Billy Frank • Timothy Bedore • Angela Lipsey • Gilad Lutfak • Erin Kemp • Tracy & Harry Faulkner • Kat Kearns




Confirmed Celebrity Poker Players

David Anderson

David Anderson
Former Houston Texan • Former Denver Bronco Former Washington Redskin

Wayne Cherbet

Wayne Cherbet
Former New York Jets Star

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Roger Clemens
Cy Young Winning Pitcher • Former Houston Astro Roger Clemens Foundation

Owen Daniels

Owen Daniels
SB Champion Denver Bronco • Former Houston Texans Pro Bowler Bush Foundation

 
David Diehl

David Diehl
Two Time SB Champion NY Giant • Fox NFL Game Analyst

Quintin Demps

Quintin Demps
Houston Texans Starting Safety • AFC Defensive Player of the Month December '16 Madge Bush Transitional Living Center

Arian Foster

Arian Foster
Former Houston Texan • Former Miami Dolphin • 4x Pro Bowler Arian Foster Family Foundation

Akbar Gbajabiamila

Akbar Gbajabiamila
American Ninja Warrior Host • NFL Network Analyst • Former Oakland Raider Valor Christian Academy

 
Adrian Grenier

Adrian Grenier
Actor, HBO's Entourage • Producer • Director • Musician Barbara Bush Foundation

Maria Ho

Maria Ho
Poker Pro/Host Commentator and WinStar Spokesperson Wade Smith Foundation

Vonta Leach

Vonta Leach
SB Champion Baltimore Raven • Former Houston Texans Pro Bowler Vonta Leach Foundation

Whitney Mercilus

Whitney Mercilus
Houston Texans All-Pro Outside Linebacker WithMerci Foundation

 
Jonathan Vilma

Jonathan Vilma
SB Champion New Orleans Saint and Pro Bowler • Current ESPN Analyst Jonathan Vilma Foundation

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Attendees


Adrian Peterson • Duane Brown • Cordell Patterson • Glover Quin • Brandon Brooks • Kareem Jackson • Bryant McKinnie • James Ihedigbo • Chester Pitts • DJ Reader • May Starks • Willie Colon • Travis Johnson • James Farrior • Chykie Brown • Frank Okam • Jamal Anderson • Jacoby Jones • Derek Newton • Antoine Caldwell • David Anderson • Seth Payne • TJ Yates • Chris Ogbonnaya • Heath Evans




MAIN ATTRACTIONS

Vegas Style Entertainment

Casino & Tournament by iHostPoker

Celebrity Bounties

Silent Auction for Charity

GUESTS EXPERIENCE

Tickets starting at $500


Level ONE Experience (Tournament Floor)

  • Texas Hold-em Tournament
  • Celebrity Guest per Table
  • Re-Buy Opportunity
  • Cigar Lounge featuring fine, hand-rolled cigars
  • Full table-side service including cocktail waitresses and passed hors d’oeuvres


Individual Ticket Options

Individual Ticket Option A ($1,000) *Tournament Ticket*
  • Access to the VIP Reception
  • Seat in the Texas Hold-em Tournament
  • Level Two, Casino Floor Access
Individual Ticket Option B ($1,500) *VIP Tournament Package*
  • The aforementioned, plus...
  • Level Three, Ultimate VIP Casino Access
Individual Ticket Option C ($2,500) *Premium Tournament Package*
  • The aforementioned, plus...
  • Premium Seat in the Texas Hold-em Tournament
  • Elite Celebrity Table Guest



Table Options

Table Option A ($10,000) *Tournament Table*
  • Access to the VIP Reception
  • 9 Seats in the Texas Hold-em Tournament
  • Level Two, Casino Floor Access for all Guests
  • Purchaser listed as "Tournament Table Sponsor" in Event Program
Table Option B ($15,000) *VIP Tournament Table Package*
  • The aforementioned, plus...
  • Level Three, Ultimate VIP Casino Access for all Guests
  • Purchaser listed as "VIP Tournament Table Sponsor" in Event Program
Table Option C ($25,000) *Premium Tournament Table Package*
  • The aforementioned, plus...
  • Upgraded, Premium Seats in the Texas Hold-em Tournament
  • Elite Celebrity Table Guest
  • Purchaser listed as "Premium Tournament Table Sponsor" in Event Program


Level TWO Experience (Casino floor)

  • Access to Level ONE and TWO (does NOT include access to the VIP Reception or a seat in the tournament)
  • Celebrity Hosts
  • Gaming includes Black Jack, Craps and Roulette
  • Exotic Entertainment & Guest DJ
  • Cocktail Style Atmosphere
  • Full-service including cocktail waitresses and passed hors d’oeuvres


Level THREE Experience (Ultimate VIP Casino floor)

  • The aforementioned Level TWO Experience, plus...
  • Access to the VIP Reception
  • Level THREE, Ultimate VIP Casino Access
  • Prime Celebrity Hosts
  • Exclusive Exotic Entertainment
  • Super-Premium, Private Bar

TOURNAMENT & CASINO WINNINGS


Grand Prize Bulls and Blackjack


TOP PRIZES

Grand Prize Winner of Bulls & Blackjack Tournament wins seat at the Main Event of the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas.



Prizes for 2nd and 3rd place: Choice of 6 month Membership to Car Club or Luxury Travel Excursion Package


Last Celebrity Standing Wins $25,000 Towards His/Her Charity of Choice



Ticketed Guests Have Chances to Win the Following Prizes:

  • High-End Electronics
  • Luxury Watches & Jewelry
  • Luxury Purses & Sunglasses (Prada, Chanel, Gucci, LV, etc.)
  • Personal Chef Dinners
  • Luxury Brand Shopping Spree ($10K value)
  • Staycations / Weekend Getaway Package
  • Four Seasons Spa Package

Disclaimer: All Attendees subject to the NFL Gambling Policy will be kept in compliance with said policy for the duration of the event.


SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES


ROYAL FLUSH “PRESENTING” ($100,000)

  • Gobo of Logo displayed upon entry
  • Logo on Tournament chips & cards
  • Two-page spread in Event Program
  • On-air mentions during event promotion via Radio & TV
  • Logo on Swag Bags
  • Ice sculpture Logo in Cigar Lounge
  • Presenting Sponsor Logo on all Tournament tables
  • Limo transportation for 10
  • On-air media segment to promote your company
  • Company Name & Logo on Event photo memorabilia
  • Most prominent Sponsor Company Logo on all marketing materials
  • Company Logo on all printed materials
  • Company mention in Press Releases (before and after Event)
  • Emcee recognition throughout the evening
  • Logo placement throughout the venue
  • 10 seats in the Tournament with access to the Ultimate VIP Casino experience
  • Company Logo on Event photo backdrop (step & repeat banner)
  • Company website link on Event website
  • Post publicity through supportive local media outlets
  • Opportunity to display gobos, ice sculptures & other forms of signage
  • Opportunity to place merchandise or materials in the swag bags
  • Logo displayed (by level) in Event program

FOUR OF A KIND ($65,000)

  • Full-page Ad in Event Program
  • On-air mentions during event promotion via Radio & TV
  • Company Logo on selected Printed Materials
  • Company mention in Press Releases (before and after event)
  • Emcee recognition throughout the evening
  • Logo placement throughout the venue
  • 5 seats in the Tournament with access to the Ultimate VIP Casino Experience
  • Company Logo on Event Photo Backdrop (Step & Repeat Banner)
  • Company website link on Event website
  • Post Publicity through supportive local media outlets
  • Opportunity to display gobos, ice sculptures, and other forms of signage
  • Opportunity to place merchandise or materials in the swag bags
  • Logo displayed (by level) in Event program
 

FLUSH ($25,000)

  • Half-page Ad in Event Program
  • Company Logo on selected Printed Materials
  • Company mention in Post-Event Press Release
  • Emcee recognition at the Event
  • 2 seats in the Tournament with access to the Ultimate VIP Casino Experience
  • Company website link on Event website
  • Post Publicity through supportive local media outlets
  • Opportunity to display gobos, ice sculptures, and other forms of signage
  • Opportunity to place merchandise or materials in the swag bags
  • Logo displayed (by level) in Event program

STRAIGHT ($10,000)

  • Quarter-page Ad in Event Program
  • Company mention in Post-Event Press Release
  • 2 Casino tickets (2nd Floor)
  • Company website link on Event website
  • Opportunity to place merchandise or materials in the swag bags
  • Logo displayed (by level) in Event program


Underwriting Opportunities

"Underwriter" Celebrity Hot Spot Seat




Sponsorship Opportunities for Individual

VIP COUPLE PACKAGE ($10,000)

  • Ultimate VIP Couple Tickets (Tournament and/or VIP Casino Floor Access)
  • Celebrity "Hot Seat" Underwriter
  • Photo Opt. with Underwritten Celebrity
  • Press Release mention
  • Listed in Program

ROYALE COUPLE PACKAGE ($20,000)

  • The aforementioned VIP Couple Package Experience, plus...
  • Limo transportation to and from Event
  • A la carte Spa Experience